Neoscona crucifera
(Hentz Orb-weaver)

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Picture of Neoscona crucifera (Hentz Orb-weaver) - Male - Dorsal

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Ontario,NY (20 miles east of Rochester,NY. ) This was perched on the door of the mailbox.

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Hi, this is a male Hentz Orb-weaver, Neoscona crucifera. Being male it looks a bit different than most of the representative images you’ll find of this species.

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